Bantwal: Student falls into Netravati river, dies despite rescue by locals

Kishore Peraje/Mounesh Vishwakarma

Daijiworld Media Network – Bantwal (EP)

Bantwal, Aug 9: A boy drowning in Netravati river who was rescued and hospitalised by the localites of the region died on Tuesday, August 9.

The deceased is identified as Papethimaru, Barimar resident Rakshan (16), a student of first PUC in a local college. He had gone to Netravati river as it was a holiday when he slipped and fell into water at Kagekana, Barimar village.

The localites and fire brigade personnel had rescued him and shifted him to a nearby Kalladka Hospital by Iqva Mani’s ambulance.

He was later shifted to Tumbe hospital for further treatment. However, he failed to respond to the treatment and succumbed.







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  • Ben D'Souza Prabhu, Mangalore, Bombay Bandra now in Canada

    Tue, Aug 09 2022

    Thank you our Very Loving Lord for the young Life that you decided to save for ! We Praise your Grace and Goodness for all of us !!!

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